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President Obama took a swipe tonight at SCOTUS for the 5-4 ruling

the decision was that corporations and unions could donate  to fund political ads for or against specific candidates.

Obama’s statement in the State of the Union Address:

“With all due deference to the separation of powers,” he began, the court last week “reversed a century of law that I believe will open the floodgates for special interests — including foreign corporations — to spend without limit in our elections.”

Judge Alito shook his head and he seemed to be saying “Not True”

The issue with this IMO is the seemly scolding of another branch of our government in a public forum!

I happen to agree with the 5 judges. To not allow companies to have a voice in elections is purely unconstitutional


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